Eastern League

First call: See what Penguins top draft pick Calen Addison can do

In “First Call” today, we debut the cotton-candy-wrapped hot dog. Also, highlights of the Penguins’ top draft choice. And what Brooks Orpik’s future …

Pittsburgh

Harrisburg's Sterling Sharp cuts down Akron RubberDucks

AKRON, Ohio -- The RubberDucks were pretty dull Sunday against Harrisburg right-hander Sterling Sharp.<p>Sharp (1-0, 0.00 ERA), making his Class AA …

Double-A Baseball

#FeedonThis: A Cotton Candy Hot Dog?

CHICAGO - We've had some weird foods on Sports Feed during Social Fodder through the years, but this one was really out there.<p>The Erie SeaWolves …

Cotton Candy

Below Deck: Confident Keller on fast track

Mitch Keller is the Pirates' top-ranked prospect and for good reason. The right-hander is 8-2 this season at Class AA Altoona.The post Below Deck: …

Natural Gas

Burrows Strikes Out 11 Against Altoona

A career-high eleven strikeout performance from Beau Burrows propelled Erie to a series clincing win over Altoona, a 9-4 win over the Curve.<p>Altoona …

Double-A Baseball

Tim Tebow's stats are quickly on the rise in Double-A

Tim Tebow’s stats are quickly on the rise in Double-A<p>Tim Tebow has struggled throughout much of the season with the Double-A affiliate of the New …

Baseball

Suarez spins another gem for Reading

The Eastern League hasn't released rosters for its showcase game on July 11 in Trenton, but over the past month, Suarez has pitched like an All-Star. …

Eastern League

Would you eat this hot dog that has a cotton candy bun and is topped with Nerds?

The Erie SeaWolves (Double-A affiliate of the Detroit Tigers) held “Sugar Rush Night” on Saturday at UPMC Park, and they went to great, questionable …

Cotton Candy

Tigers sign Josh Thole to minors deal

The Tigers signed catcher Josh Thole to a minor league deal, per an announcement from the Double-A Erie SeaWolves on Friday. Thole is expected to …

Baseball

Hillcat Happenings June 15 – June 21: Fresh start to the second half

The Lynchburg Hillcats finally got back on the winning side of things earning victories in three of its last four games and waving goodbye to the …

Myrtle Beach

Rob Kaminsky back on mound for Akron RubberDucks

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Lefthander Rob Kaminsky finally made it back to the mound with the Akron RubberDucks after missing a year with an elbow …

Baseball

How vote totals changed in the ranked-choice Democratic gubernatorial race

Initial first-choice vote allocations<p>Show round 2 results >Restart<p>This chart shows the allocation of voters’ first choices in the 2018 Democratic …

Politics

Bobby Bradley's homer carries Akron RubberDucks past Hartford

AKRON, Ohio -- Bobby Bradley hit a solo homer in the bottom of the eighth and right-hander Henry Martinez closed it out to give the RubberDucks a 3-2 …

Double-A Baseball

Nats promote Kieboom to Harrisburg

The 20-year-old shortstop was a Carolina League All-Star after hitting .298/.386/.494 in 61 games with Potomac. His .880 OPS ranks fourth in the …

Baseball

Jack Wilson coming to PNG Field on August 11

Wilson will be on hand as the Curve give away his Fans' Choice All-Time Curve Team bobblehead to the first 1,000 fans, presented by the Altoona Grand …

Baseball

Prison guard gets probation for steroid sales

For the second year in a row, the Hartford Yard Goats' stadium is being named...<p>Read More » 3 mins ago<p>A Connecticut prison guard who was using and …

Connecticut

PD: Milford man arrested after attempted robbery in Stratford

A man and a teen are facing charges for their alleged connection to car...<p>Read More » 12 mins ago<p>The city budget in Meriden will now be voted on by …

Connecticut

Altoona vs. Richmond - June 20, 2018 | Altoona Curve Box

• AVG - Batting Average<br>• G - Games Played<br>• AB - At Bats<br>• R - Runs Scored<br>• H - Hits<br>• 2B - Doubles<br>• 3B - Triples<br>• HR - Home Runs<br>• RBI - Runs Batted In<br>• TB - Total Bases<br>• BB …

Double-A Baseball

Dazzle With These Three Ballpark Fireworks

<b>All Summer</b> <b><br>Akron RubberDucks</b> <br>The RubberDucks host a whopping 23 themed fireworks shows, in addition to a Fourth of July special. “Friday nights are …

Cleveland

Hartford Ballpark Named Tops for Second Straight Year

Dunkin' Donuts Park has been named the best Double-A ballpark in America.<p>HARTFORD, CT — The Hartford Yard Goats Baseball Club, the Double-A Eastern …

Baseball

Erie SeaWolves lose despite Alex Faedo’s fine debut

Toledo Mud Hens 7, Gwinnett Stripers 4 (box)<p>Mikie Mahtook doubled and swatted a late two-run home run to lead the Hens’ offense as they rolled over …

Double-A Baseball

Fightin Phils to raise awareness of Spotted Lanternfly on June 26th

The Reading Fightin Phils, proud double-A affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies, have announced they will be hosting Agricultural Appreciation Night …

Eastern League

Mets OF Yoenis Cespedes not ready to resume baseball activity

Mets OF <b>Yoenis Cespedes</b> (hip, quad) "checked out well" during physical therapy on Monday and may ramp up his activity on Tuesday, but is not yet …

Baseball

Stroman says he's returning to majors

Right-hander Marcus Stroman says he's returning to Toronto Blue Jays' rotation.<p>"I’m back. Next start in the big leagues with the squad. Shout to …

American League (MLB)

Former first-round picks from Central Florida connect in minors

Not too long ago, Brendan Rodgers and Forrest Wall were among the best players on Central Florida’s high-school baseball fields.They were on separate …

Baseball

Yankees prospects: Tarpons lose on a walk-off single as Miguel Sano scores winning run

<b>Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders:</b> Scheduled off-day<p><b>Double-A Trenton Thunder:</b> Scheduled off-day<p><b>High-A Tampa Tarpons:</b> L 5-6 at Fort Myers …

Baseball

SeaWolves and Fisher Cats Postponed on Monday

Monday night's Erie SeaWolves game against the New Hampshire Fisher Cats has been postponed due to rain. The game will be made up as part of a …

New Hampshire

Craig named Eastern League Player of the Week

For the week, Craig hit .522 (12-for-23) with five homers, two doubles, 12 RBIs, 12 runs scored and four walks, notching a 1.868 OPS over six games …

Baseball

T.J. Zeuch Named Pitcher of the Week

<b>Manchester, N.H. -</b> New Hampshire Fisher Cats (Blue Jays Double-A affiliate) RHP T.J. Zeuch has been named Eastern League Pitcher of the Week for the …

Baseball

Craig Schlitter Stats, Highlights, Bio | MiLB.com Stats | The Official Site of Minor League Baseball

Team<p>Date<p>Transaction<p>June 11, 2018<p>RHP Craig Schlitter assigned to Albuquerque Isotopes from Hartford Yard Goats.<p>August 24, 2017<p>Hartford Yard Goats …

Baseball